Tagged: GP consortia

Case study: Medway GP Commissioning Consortium

This case study looks at the work taking place in Medway to establish a successful commissioning consortium.
Continue reading

| Leave a comment

Case study: Newcastle Bridges Commissioning Consortium

The Newcastle care homes project aims to reduce unnecessary emergency admissions to hospital from nursing and residential care homes (described here simply as ‘care homes’) in Newcastle upon Tyne. Continue reading

| Leave a comment

Case study: South Reading Consortium

An ophthalmology referral refinement service has been set up in Berkshire to reduce the number of unnecessary referrals into secondary care. Continue reading

| Leave a comment

Case study: NHS South Central

NHS South Central has been running an Enhanced Recovery Programme to enable many people to return home well after only one or two nights in hospital, with replacement hips and knees or after having major cancer surgery. Continue reading

| Leave a comment

Case study: NHS Cambridgeshire Senate

NHS Cambridgeshire has approached the challenge of ensuring effective clinical leadership, during the transition to clinically-led commissioning in April 2013, by establishing a ‘Senate’ of eight elected GPs. These clinicians have been given the responsibility for ensuring that decisions made by NHS Cambridgeshire over the next two years are understood and owned by local GPs. Continue reading

| Leave a comment

First class End of Life Care

Paul Zollinger-Read’s weekly update to the GP pathfinder community. Earlier this week I came across an example of first-class End of life Care that I want to bring to your attention (other brands are also available!). The results from this… Read more →First class End of Life Care

| Leave a comment

GP pathfinder consortia bulletin – May 2011

In this month’s issue: Welcome from Barbara Hakin GP Pathfinder event Pathfinder case studies Free media skills training for clinical leaders of GP Commissioning Consortia Welcome from Barbara Hakin Welcome to the May edition of the GP Pathfinder Consortia bulletin… Read more →GP pathfinder consortia bulletin – May 2011

| Leave a comment

NHS Future Forum leads listen to your views

Modernisation logo

The NHS Future Forum leads have been taking part in a number of webchats and discussions to listen to your ideas and suggestions on the modernisation of the health and care system. On Tuesday Steve Field took questions and comments… Read more →NHS Future Forum leads listen to your views

Carpe Diem

Paul Zollinger-Read’s weekly update to the GP pathfinder community. There clearly a lot of debate at the moment about the future; but I cant help thinking we’ve once more focussing all our efforts on the form bit rather than the… Read more →Carpe Diem

| 2 Comments

Free media skills training for clinical leaders of GP Commissioning Consortia

The National Leadership Council in partnership with SHA Communication teams is offering free media skills training to clinical leaders of emerging commissioning consortia.  In response to requests from leaders of consortia, the one day’s training will cover: an introduction to… Read more →Free media skills training for clinical leaders of GP Commissioning Consortia

| 2 Comments